Overview:

Gas Monetisation in East Africa is the only course in the region to fully focus on the key opportunities to monetise the vast gas reserves in the region. The programme will equip you with the essential skills and tools to understand and contribute to the development of commercially successful gas projects in the region and to diversify the options for monetising the gas. Through the use of Case Studies and practical workshops, complementing the teaching materials from experts in the gas industry, participants will have by the end of the course a hands-on knowledge directly applicable to the development of their gas projects.

By Attending This Course You Will:

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the Natural Gas Value Chain
  • Compare and contrast how Gas Master Plans have or are transforming the economies of other developing nations
  • Relate lessons learned to the emerging East Africa Gas provinc

Knowledge Gained During The Programme:

  • Understand the alternative opportunities for gas monetization
  • Understand the risks, costs and timescales for alternatives
  • Understand the relative impacts on indigenous industries, employment and the “multiplier effect”
  • Assess the relative merits of:

Who Should Attend:

  • Upstream, midstream and downstream gas industry professionals
  • Gas reserve holders
  • Government officials
  • Commercial & marketing managers
  • Strategists, planners & analysts
  • Bankers, lawyers and gas project financiers

Course Outline:

Gas Fundamentals

  • The Nature of Natural Gas
  • Natural Gas Reservoirs and their Impact on Development and Economics
  • Reserves and Resources
  • Markets and Competitors
  • Gas Pricing
  • Case Study: What’s happening in the US?

Development of a Gas Master Plan 

  • The East Africa Exploration Story
  • Case Study A: Nigeria Gas Master Plan
  • Case Study B: Algeria
  • Workshop – Principles of Structured Problem Solving and Decision Analysis

Developing an Integrated Gas Commercialisation Base – Establishing the “Right” Balance Between Domestic and Export Oriented Industry   

  • The Gas Value Chain – Detailed Analysis Gas as a Transportation Fuel
  • Gas to Generate Electricity
  • GTL
  • LNG
  • Petrochemicals
  • The Base for Stimulating National Content
  • Project Finance

For more information, please contact Tiago Marques or call + 44 (0) 20 7978 0008.